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Synonyms for sheath
ʃiθ; ʃiðz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sheath(noun)

    a protective covering (as for a knife or sword)

    Synonyms:
    case, cocktail dress

  2. sheath, case(noun)

    an enveloping structure or covering enclosing an animal or plant organ or part

    Synonyms:
    typeface, pillowcase, type, face, suit, font, slip, instance, compositor's case, casing, caseful, cocktail dress, pillow slip, case, example, event, display case, showcase, guinea pig, shell, fount, vitrine, typesetter's case, cause, character, lawsuit, causa, grammatical case, eccentric, subject

  3. cocktail dress, sheath(noun)

    a dress suitable for formal occasions

    Synonyms:
    case, cocktail dress

Wiktionary

  1. sheath(noun)

    Antonyms:
    unsheath

  2. sheath(verb)

    To put an object (especially a weapon, in particular, a sword) into its sheath.

    Synonyms:
    scabbard

    Antonyms:
    unsheath

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sheath(n.)

    Synonyms:
    case (as for a sword), scabbard

  2. sheath(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (bot.) base of a leaf (when it is wrapped around a stem)

  3. sheath(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Ent.) wing-case

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    girdle, sleeve, duct, tubing, envelope, casing, mantle, extensible, hilt

How to pronounce sheath?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

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